Software update: digiKam 7.10 – Computer – Downloads

digiKam logo (75px) DigiKam version 7.10 has been released. This photo management and photo editing app has downloads for Linux, BSD, macOS and Windows. DigiKam includes support for many file formats and more options can also be provided via plug-ins, such as exporting an album to Facebook or Flickr. More about the capabilities of this software can be found here This page to find. The release notes for this version can be found below.

digiKam 7.9.0 released

After three months of active maintenance and sorting out other bugs, the digiKam team is proud to present version 7.10.0 of their open source Digital Photo Manager. See below the list of the most important features that come with this version.

Internal component update packages

As with previous versions, we take care of upgrading the internal components of the packages. Microsoft Windows Installer, Apple macOS Package, and Linux AppImage binary now hosting:

All of these components include important stability improvements and fixes.

Maintenance and improvements

This new version arrives with 50 split and locked files in bugzilla. See below a list of the major improvements included in this release:

  • Enable copy file path to clipboard in Windows.
  • Improved support for DXO tags.
  • Add support for new online documentation.
  • Fix remote Mariadb database connection under macOS.
  • Fix cancel button in import tool.
  • Fixed crashes with the latest OpenCV 4.7.0.
  • Improved digiKam’s internal trash behavior.
  • Fix management of similarity search settings.

The internationalization of the application has also been updated. digiKam and Showfoto are offered in 57 different graphical interface languages. Go to Settings/Configure Languages ​​dialog and change the subtitles as you like. Apps need to be restarted to apply the changes. If you would like to contribute to the internationalization of digiKam, please contact translation teamsafter translation how. Statistics on translation cases are available here.

future plans

digiKam 7.10.0 will be the last maintenance release for this series. We will now focus on the upcoming 8.0.0 release with a plan targeting April 2023. We have already published initial 8.0.0 builds through a weekly posting mechanism and are receiving good feedback from the testers.

8.0.0 will also arrive with a huge new online documentation that has been completely rewritten and improved.

Screenshot of digiKam 7.2 (620p)

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